#ace8e0 Color Information

#ace8e0 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #ace8e0. In RGB, it consists of 67.5% Red, 91.0% Green, and 87.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 25.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 3.4% Yellow, and 9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 172.0°, with saturation of 56.6% and lightness of 79.2%. The decimal value for #ace8e0 is 11331808, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99ffcc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ace8e0 is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#ace8e0 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color172, 232, 224 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color67.5%, 91.0%, 87.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.325, 0.090, 0.122 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.259, 0, 0.034, 0.09 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color172.0°, 56.6%, 79.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color172.0°, 25.9%, 91.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color59.324, 71.866, 81.266 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color172, 204, 232 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11331808 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color87.904, -20.560, -2.273 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)87.904, 20.685, 186.308 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color87.904, -29.738, -0.026 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color84.774, -23.440, 2.505 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.279, 0.338, 71.866 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289521888 / 0xfface8e0 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99ffcc Copy

Shades of #ace8e0

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ace8e0, its pure hue is 172.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.6%, and its lightness is 79.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #ace8e0, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0e0d to #a2dad3.

Tints of #ace8e0

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ace8e0, its pure hue is 172.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.6%, and its lightness is 79.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #ace8e0, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b1e9e2 to #fafefd.

Tones of #ace8e0

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ace8e0, its pure hue is 172.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #ace8e0, which range from #cacaca (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #95fff1 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ace8e0

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ace8e0! For #ace8e0, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #ace8e0. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ace8e0

This color, #ace8e0, consists of 67.5% Red, 91.0% Green, and 87.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 172, Green = 232, Blue = 224. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ace8e0 is 25.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 3.4% Yellow, and 9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R67.5%
C25.9%
G91.0%
M0.0%
B87.8%
Y3.4%
K9.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 172 232 224
Octal 254 350 340
Hexa #ac #e8 #e0
Binary 10101100 11101000 11100000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 25 0 3 9
Octal 31 0 3 11
Hexa #19 #00 #03 #09
Binary 00011001 00000000 00000011 00001001

Analogous Colors of #ace8e0

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ace8e0 — which has hue 172.0° — its analogous colors are located at 142.0° and 202.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ace8e0.

Triadic Colors of #ace8e0

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #ace8e0 — which has hue 172.0° — its triadic colors are located at 52.0° and 292.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ace8e0.

Complementary Color of #ace8e0

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ace8e0 — which has hue 172.0° — its complementary color is located at 352.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ace8e0.

Split Complementary Colors of #ace8e0

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #ace8e0 — which has hue 172.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 22.0° and 322.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ace8e0.

Tetradic Colors of #ace8e0

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #ace8e0 — which has hue 172.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 82.0°, 172.0°, 262.0°, and 352.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ace8e0.

Monochromatic Colors of #ace8e0

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ace8e0, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #94cbc4 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d0f9f4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ace8e0

We want to make getting started with #ace8e0 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ace8e0 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ace8e0 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #ace8e0 with other HTML elements.

#ace8e0 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ace8e0.
<span style="color: #ace8e0;">The color of this text is #ace8e0.</span>

#ace8e0 Background Color

The background color for this text is #ace8e0.
<div style="background-color: #ace8e0; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ace8e0.</div>

#ace8e0 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ace8e0.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ace8e0;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ace8e0.</span>

#ace8e0 Border Color

This is a div with border color #ace8e0.
<div style="border: #ace8e0 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ace8e0.</div>

#ace8e0 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ace8e0 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ace8e0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ace8e0 on a white background.</div></div>

#ace8e0 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ace8e0 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ace8e0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ace8e0 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ace8e0 to White

This is a gradient from #ace8e0 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ace8e0,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ace8e0 to white.</div>

Gradient from #ace8e0 to Black

This is a gradient from #ace8e0 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ace8e0,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ace8e0,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ace8e0 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ace8e0

In addition to using #ace8e0 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #ace8e0 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ace8e0, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 172, Green = 232, Blue = 224). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ace8e0 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #ace8e0
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(172, 232, 224)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ace8e0; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ace8e0; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ace8e0; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(172, 232, 224);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ace8e0")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:172, green:232, blue:224, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:172 green:232 blue:224 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(172f, 232f, 224f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(172, 232, 224);
 

#ace8e0 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ace8e0 the same way. For those with color blindness, #ace8e0 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ace8e0 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ace8e0 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #ace8e0 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #ace8e0 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #ace8e0 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 1.4:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text